Postcard from Bunbury and The Lighthouse Beach Resort

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Hello from Bunbury! It's August and the weather is lovely. It's meant to be winter but the sky is blue and the sun is shining, so obviously Bunbury didn't get the memo today. We're staying … [Read more...]

Coming Up Events you’ll Love in South West Australia

South West Australia

There's always something going on in South West Australia and so there really is no reason to sit at home watching TV in your dressing gown during these winter weekends although you could be forgiven … [Read more...]

3 Family Friendly things to do in South Western Australia

Things to do in South Western Australia

I love living in one of the most remote places on the planet.  There's so much space in South Western Australia yet so much to see and do, which in a crowded world makes me feel truly … [Read more...]

5 Western Australia Foodie Delights You Probably Didn’t Know Existed

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This is a Guest Post by Jayde Ferguson. When you think of Western Australia there are a few key splendours that pop into your head. The stunning coast line and white sandy beaches is definitely one … [Read more...]

What to do in Bunbury and the Geographe Region

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There's nothing we like better than to jump in the car at the weekend and follow our noses with little agenda to travel around the south west of Australia. And I've been really lucky to be tasked … [Read more...]

Sponsored Video : Discover the Northern Territory in a Campervan

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Sponsored by Britz Campers and Tourism NT. Who loves a campervan trip? You do? That would be me too. The freedom of the open road, stopping at will, pulling into lay byes for a cuppa and … [Read more...]

10 Different Things to do in Fremantle

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Fremantle is a surprise. I never tire of wandering around its historic streets. It has a totally different ambiance to Perth, which is so close in distance, yet so far in character.   Freo is quaint … [Read more...]

Top Margaret River Wineries – Watershed

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It was a hot summer day in the Christmas holidays, and a day of little agenda when we could do as we wish, go where we fancied. Bliss. We drove to Bunker Bay for a walk on the beach before our … [Read more...]

Introducing the Fabulous Ferguson Valley (to Fabulous yTravelBlog)

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If you're flying into Perth and time is limited, but you want to see something a little different and off the beaten track, then a visit to The Ferguson Valley two hours south could just be the … [Read more...]

Sponsored Video Airbnb – The new way to stay

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5 Almost Free Things to Do In Broome

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Broome is sometimes perceived as an expensive destination. Let's face it, it's a long way from Perth and it's a really remote spot, but once you get to know the town, you'll find there's plenty to do … [Read more...]

Foodie things to do in Margaret River. The Margaret River Gourmet Escape

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Today I’m feeling like a slug. And the reason for that is that I’ve just been lucky enough to attend the Margaret River Gourmet Escape, a three day food and wine extravaganza held in and around … [Read more...]

Perth Weekend Getaways – Cape Lodge, Margaret River

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When you've had enough of city life and it's time to escape for the weekend to cooler 'down south' climes your thoughts might turn towards the Margaret River region. Ahh, the beaches, the … [Read more...]

Whale Watching in Geographe Bay and Lunch at The Deck in Busselton

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When you live in Western Australia you become a bit blase with your wildlife terms. It's easy to trot off the tongue statements like: "Oh watch out for kangaroos when you're driving," or, "Let's go … [Read more...]

5 Sensational Places to Visit in Margaret River

Places to visit in Margaret River

Every day I wake up and count my blessings to be living in Australia's south west. Not only is there so much to see and do, it's also a gorgeous part of the world where we have world class … [Read more...]

Australian Holidays Rock! What’s on in Western Australia?

What's on in Western Australia

WA has it all. Forests, beaches, vineyards, outback and outstanding food. But when you've had your fill of wandering you might like to attend an event or two. So here's a guide to what's on in … [Read more...]

Geographe Crush Festival : Tickets to Giveaway

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The Geographe Crush wine and food festival is now running over Three Days, and I'm really happy to have 4 Tickets to Giveaway to 2 lucky winners for the events as displayed in the poster below on … [Read more...]

Things to do in Pemberton with Kids

Things to do in Pemberton with Kids

Remembering back to the days when our children were little and the times we embarked on family holidays to either beach or countryside, fills with me nostalgia, although I conveniently forget the long … [Read more...]

Want to quit your job and take off on a road trip?

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Thinking of a road trip? There are around 2,620 holiday parks around Australia, and coupled with great weather it's no wonder that people love to camp and caravan. It's a fabulous way to get out and … [Read more...]

Great Walks of the World : Magnetic Island

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Don't know about you, but gyms aren't for me. I've just cancelled my membership (again) because I couldn't justify the money and I didn't use it enough. For me, the best way to keep fit is to walk, … [Read more...]